Fortnite Update 3.01 Is for v15.21; Fixes & Datamined Content Listed – January 20, 2021 (Update)

Epic Games has released the next significant update to Fortnite today! The Fortnite update 3.01 is live now and this is the Fortnite v15.21 patch per Epic Games’ patch numbering. Same as always, check out the known fixes below, as well as the datamined info from the patch.

Fortnite Update 3.01 January 20 Patch Notes (v15.21):

Here are the known value changes by reliable Fortnite dataminer HYPEX:

Some patch notes (might be wrong, but these are the values epic changed today)

– The wide chests type might return in the map or specifically in the Stealthy POI!
– Teleport Booths are back?
– Some Henchmen might be back

15.21 Patchnotes:

– New Boss Character + Mythic Item
– Jungle Hunter Quests
– IO Guards removed from Arena

Known Issues Addressed by v15.21 (via Trello):

Battle Royale:

Sand Tunneling temporarily disabled.


We’ve temporarily disabled Sand Tunneling on the Island while we investigate an issue. We’ll let everyone know when this feature returns.


Billboards that use channels to activate or hide text are not functioning properly.

DescriptionBillboards that use the “set text visible when receiving from” and “set text hidden when receiving from” settings are only working as intended for a moment.

If using a channel to activate text, the text will appear for a short time and then disappear.

If using a channel to hide text, the text will disappear for a short time and then continue to stay visible.

There’s also the introduction of the Pele Cup in today’s update!


Starting January 23, choose from 10 different variants of male and female Outfits and represent your favorite club in-game.

Each Outfit can be swapped to any of the 23 football clubs we’ve teamed with from around the globe.

Clubs include:

  • Manchester City FC
  • Juventus
  • AC Milan
  • Inter Milan
  • AS Roma
  • Seattle Sounders FC
  • Atlanta United
  • Los Angeles FC
  • Santos FC
  • Wolves
  • West Ham United FC
  • Sevilla FC
  • Sporting CP
  • Borussia Mönchengladbach
  • FC Schalke 04
  • VFL Wolfsburg
  • Rangers FC
  • Celtic FC
  • Cerezo Osaka
  • Melbourne City FC
  • Sydney FC
  • Western Sydney Wanderers
  • EC Bahia


We’ve partnered with Legendary Brazilian superstar, Pelé, to bring his iconic celebration into the game. Celebrate your Victory Royale like Pelé did 1,282 times throughout his illustrious career: Pele’s Air Punch Emote will be available in the Item Shop on January 23!


On January 20, Fortnite’s football fun gets competitive with the Pelé Cup. Players participating in the Cup will have a chance to win the Air Punch Emote and Kickoff Set for free. Top scorers will also have the opportunity to win a customized signed shirt. Read the Pelé Cup official rules.

Fortnite v15.21 Datamined Info:

Once the full list of gameplay fixes and technical fixes have been released, we’ll update the post. Likewise, we’ll update the post once the final datamined content have been revealed, and will make a note of it in the post.

Update: It seems that’s all the datamined info in patch v15.21! We’ve also updated the post with the official fixes via the Fortnite Trello board.

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